Southwest Conference News

Bonnie McNair
On Friday June 17th, 2016 at 4:30 the Yuma Regional Medical Center will be hosting the Service of Ordination for Chaplain Bonnie McNair. The reception to follow will be held at Yuma UCC in Yuma, Arizona. You are cordially invited to attend, information can be found here!

Derrick Elliot

Lend your congratulations to The Rev. Derrick Elliot. On May 1st, 2016 Derrick was ordained at Casas Adobes United Church of Christ. He currently serves as a prison chaplain.

Congratulations to Rev. Dr. Don Longbottom,
Designated Senior Minister at Church of the Beatitudes, who was called as the Designated Conference Minister of the South Central Conference of the United Church of Christ. As the Designated Conference Minister, Dr. Don will be responsible for the five Associations (nearly 80 congregations) in Texas, Mississippi and Louisiana. Dr. Don's last Sunday at Church of the Beatitudes will be June 12.

Rev. Andria Davis, Associate Minister at Church of the Beatitudes, has been called to serve as Acting Senior Minister at Church of the Beatitudes until such time that a settled Senior minister is called. The COB staff is joined by Josh Reynolds, who will serve as Youth Director and Pastoral Assistant. Welcome Josh!